White-tailed Kite

Diurnal Birds of Prey

White-tailed Kite

Elanus leucurus

All Year

Diurnal Birds of Prey

White-tailed Kite

Daniel Fitzgerald

White-tailed Kite

Daniel Fitzgerald

The long whitish tail and black shoulders make the adult unmistakable.  It has long pointed wings and soars and glides.  Immatures are similar to adults with buffy breasts.

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